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TEMPLE ISRAEL CALENDAR
6 PM, TEMPLE SHABBAT DINNER.
Contact Rita Geiringer at Temple to
7:30 PM, FAMILY SERVICE
celebrating January birthdays.
10:30 AM, MAGI E uTOT"ALLY
SHABBAT PLAY GROUP, For
children ages 5 and under. Create a
special Shabbat experience! To RSVP,
contact JoAnn Smith at Temple.
7 PM, IITIAGitlE 'TSOUP"ER COOKS
EVENT= Women, ages 21-40, are
invited to join us for a cooking class
at Bonnie's Kitchen & Catering in
Bloomfield Hills. Cost is $36 per
person and space is limited. RSVP to
JoAnn Smith at Temple.
9:45 AM, DIVORCE SUPPORT
GROUP FOR ADULTS. Registration
7:30 PM, ROSH CHODESH. Join
Rabbi Hornsten for an evening of
spirituality and rejoicing. RSVP to
Linda Newman at Temple.
Temple Israel sixth grade students
are invited to volunteer at Gleaner's
Food Bank.To take part in this
mitzvah opportunity, RSVP by
January 6 to Tina Gargotta at
7 PM, GESHARIM„ Individuals
interested in learning more about
Judaism are invited to attend
this monthly discussion group.
January's topics: The Jewish Home
and Tu B'Shevat. For location and
to RSVP, contact Carol Cooper at
7:30 PM, YFTI LEADS KABBALAT
is required. This is the first of four
sessions. Contact Elaine Bertsch at
Temple to RSVP.
12:15 PM, JYFT1 SIXTH GRADE
TEMPLE ISRAELIS MISSION TO THE
JEWISH COMMUNITIES OF CUBA.
9:30 AM, BROTHERHOOD
BREAKFAST. Learn about "Real Life
CSI" with Officer Michael Bureau
from the West Bloomfield Police
Department. Cost is $10 per person.
RSVP to Temple Israel.
11 AM, Early Childhood Center
Sing-a-long with Cantor Smolash
7:30 PM, Carpe Diem String Quartet
Adat Shalom Synagogue
29901 Middlebelt, Farmington Hills,
48334, (248) 851-5100. Rabbis: Herbert
Yoskowitz, Rachel Lawson Shere. Rabbi
emeritus: Efry Spectre. Cantor: Frank
Lanzkron-Tamarazo. Cantor emeritus:
Larry Vieder. Ritual director: Barry
Lippitt. Services: Friday 5 p.m. Saturday,
9 a.m, 5 p.m.; weekdays 7:30 a.m., 5 p.m.
Sunday 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, 8:30
Ahavas Israel (Grand Rapids)
2727 Michigan St. SE, Grand Rapids,
49506-1297, (616) 949-2840. Rabbi:
David J.B. Krishef. Cantor: Stuart
R. Rapaport. Services: Wednesday,
Thursday, 7:30 a.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.
31840 W. Seven Mile, Livonia, (248) 477-
8974. Cantor emeritus: David A. Gutman.
Rabbinic adviser: Jason Miller. President:
Martin Diskin. Vice presidents: Aaron
Engel, Jeffrey Kirsch. Services: Friday. 8
p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.
Congregation Beth Ahm
5075 W. Maple, West Bloomfield,
48322, (248) 851-6880. Rabbi: Steven
Rubenstein. Ritual director emeritus:
Joseph Mermelstein. Rabbi emeritus: A.
Irving Schnipper. Ba'al tefillah: Dr. Howard
Lupovitch. Services: Friday 6 p.m.;
Saturday 9:30 a.m., 4:45 p.m.; weekdays
7 a.m., 7 p.m.; Sundays and major civic
holidays: 9 a.m., 5 p.m.
Beth Israel (Flint)
G-5240 Calkins Road, Flint, 48532, (810)
732-6310. Cantor emeritus: Sholom Kalib.
President: Leonard Meizlish. Services:
Saturday 9:30 a.m., 6 p.m.; weekdays
7:30 a.m., 6 p.m.; Sunday and legal holi-
days 8 a.m., 5 p.m. lvriah religious school
Beth Israel Congregation (Ann Arbor)
2000 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor,
48104, (734) 665-9897. Rabbi: Robert
Dobrusin. Services: Friday 6 p.m.;
Saturday 9:30 a.m.; weekdays 7:30 p.m.;
Sunday 7:30 p.m.
YFTI Ski Trip to Shanty Creek.
7:30 PM, Shabbat HaNeshamah
(Shabbat of the Soul).
Congregation Beth Shalom
6 PM, Sisterhood Mah Jongg
Temple Israel Seder.
14601 W. Lincoln, Oak Park, 48237,
(248) 547-7970. Rabbi: Daniel M. Wolpe.
Rabbi emeritus: David A. Nelson. Cantor:
Samuel L. Greenbaum. Ritual director:
Rev. Samuel Semp. Services: Friday 6
p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m., 5:15 p.m.; Sunday
9 a.m., 5 p.m.; weekdays 7 a.m., 6:30 p.m.
Temple Israel Sisterhood Fine Art
2:30 PM, Brotherhood's Annual
and Spring Boutiques.
Detroit Piston's Outing.
11 AM, Celebrate Israel's 60th
Birthday with Temple's Early
YFTI Purim Carnival and Brother-
hood Blood Drive.
For more information or to RSVP
for the above events, call
5725 Walnut Lake Road • West Bloomfield, MI
December 27 2007
Beth Tephilath Moses
146 South Ave., Mt. Clemens, 48043,
(586) 465-0641. Services: weekdays 7:15
a.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.; Sunday 8 a.m.
Congregation B'nai Moshe
6800 Drake, West Bloomfield, 48322,
(248) 788-0600. Rabbi: Elliot Pachter.
Cantor: Earl Berris. Saturday 9 a.m., 5
p.m. Weekdays 7 a.m., 5 p.m. Sunday 9
a.m., 5 p.m. Haftorah,Joel Ungar.
Dor Chadash — U. of Mich.
U-M Hillel; 1429 Hill St., Ann Arbor
48104, (734) 769-0500. Rabbi: Nathan
Martin. Co-chairs: Josh Weinstein
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Isaac Agree Downtown Synagogue
1457 Griswold, Detroit, 48226, (313)
864-7824. Baal Kriah: Howard Marcus.
Cantorial soloist: Neil Barris. President:
Dr. Martin Herman. Services: Saturday
Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Rabbis: Joseph H. Krakoff, Eric S. Yanoff.
Rabbi emeritus: Irwin Groner. Cantor:
Meir Finkelstein. Cantor emeritus: Chaim
Najman. Assistant cantor: Leonard
Southfield: 27375 Bell Road, Southfield,
48034, (248) 357-5544. Services:
Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m.,5 p.m.;
Saturday 9 a.m., 4:45 p.m.; Sunday 8:30
a.m., 5 p.m.
West Bloomfield, B'nai Israel Center:
4200 Walnut Lake Road, West
Bloomfield, 48323-2772, (248) 357-
5544. Services: Tuesday, Wednesday,
Friday 7:15 a.m.; Monday, Thursday 7
a.m.; daily 6 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m., 4:45
p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m., 5 p.m.
2300 Center Ave., Bay City, 48708;
(989) 893-7811. Rabbi: Dorit Edut.
Visiting rabbi: David Nelson. Presidents:
Dr. Jonathan Abramson, Beth Cook, Mark
Duvall. Services: Friday monthly (time
varies). Saturday 10 a.m., twice a month.
Call for times and dates. A liberal, egali-
tarian congregation serving the tri-cities
area. Religious and Hebrew education
programs for children and adults.
413 N. Division St., Traverse City, 49684,
(231) 929-4330. Weekly Shabbat celebra-
tions, holidays, year-round programming,
children's education. Summer program-
ming for downstate visitors.
Grosse Pointe Jewish Council
P.O. Box 25031, Detroit 48225, (313)
882-6700. Rabbi: Ernst J. Conrad.
Cantorial soloist: Bryant Frank. Monthly
Shabbat services, High Holiday services,
year-round programming and religious
education. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
P.O. Box 130014, Ann Arbor, 48103, (734)
996-3524 or 995-1963. Rev. Lauren Zinn.
Services: Friday 6:15 p.m., following din-
ner. Jewish Roots with Interfaith Wings
holds bi-monthly Shabbat dinner, ser-
vices, kids' programs, family school and
Hebrew school for all ages.
P.O. Box 441, Suttons Bay 49682, (231)
357-0309. Rabbi: Chava Bahle. Retreats,